Clinical Appearances In Dermatology

Clinical Appearances In Dermatology

Image credit : Atopic Dermatitis in Adults: A Diagnostic Challenge Silvestre Salvador JF, Romero-Pérez D, Encabo-Durán B Servicio de Dermatología, Hospital General Universitario de Alicante, Alicante, Spain J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 2017; Vol. 27(2): 78-88 doi: 10.18176/jiaci.0138

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 Pigmented Purpuric Dermatoses

Pigmented Purpuric Dermatoses

HISTORY: 61 year old male patient with complaints of dark coloured skin lesion over the leg for the past 1 year and itching over the lesion for the past 2 months; currently not working; K/c/o Systemic Hypertension under antihypertensives (Amlodipine)(Sports activities to be enquired in youngsters) DERMATOLOGICAL EXAMINATION: Multiple bilaterally symmetrical discrete brownish hyperpigmented macule […]

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Pellagra

A 50 year old male presented with hyperpigmentation and skin peeling over the forearms and legs associated with the itching for the past 20 days. H/o similar episode of illness 1 year back h/o photosensitivity + H/o diarrhoea and decreased appetite before 1 month + H/o chronic alcohol consumption – for > 20 yrs No […]

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Molluscum contagiosum (MC)

5 year old male child presented with complaints of raised skin lesions over the face and trunk for the past 2 months. No H/o itching,pain,discharge or family H/o. O/E Multiple discrete small non tender waxy, pearly white dome shaped papules of size varying from 2-5 mm noted over the chin,left shoulder and trunk. Koebnerization present. […]

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